Jay Hansford C. Vest: Song of the Rain Crows

As the leaves fall under cloudy skies, let’s take a breath with this creative nonfiction flash by Jay Hansford C. Vest, “Song of the Rain Crows“:

This essay appears in Storm Cellar 8.3, available in print and ebook formats over in our store, so read on!

ali lanzetta: wishbones

Today’s share is calcium and all its flying buttresses, Reader, the remains that fuel a spell: ali lanzetta’s [>>] “wishbones.”

This essay appears in Storm Cellar #7.1, nicknamed “Back Fire,” available in delicious print and ebook editions in our store. Read on!

Lindsay Reeve: Cake

One thing about social distancing, we think, and just to make today’s share topical, though it need not be, it’s timeless, is, you have less of this tiny, moist interaction so carefully sliced and splayed upon the plate for our delectation: by Lindsay Reeve, here’s an honorable mention from our 2019 flash contest, “Cake.”

This flash appears in Storm Cellar #8.2, nicknamed “Sisal,” available in delicious print and ebook editions in our store. Read on!

Chila Woychik: The Importance of Air

The 1st Prize winner of our 2019 Force Majeure Flash Contest is this gem by Chila Woychik [>>], “The Importance of Air.” Enough of us, get to reading!

This flash appears in Storm Cellar #8.2, nicknamed “Sisal,” available in delicious print and ebook editions in our store. Read on!

Jesica Carson Davis: Drawing (Out) the Poem

Today’s share has all the marks of great CNF, including some real marks on the page. Here’s Jesica Carson Davis’s “Drawing (Out) the Poem“:

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This essay originally appeared in Storm Cellar 6.3, available in our storeRead on!